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701-0721-00L  Psychology

SemesterAutumn Semester 2016
LecturersR. Hansmann, C. Keller, M. Siegrist
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman



Catalogue data

AbstractThis course provides an introduction to psychological research and modelling, focusing on cognitive psychology and the psychological experiment. Participants learn to formulate problems for psychological investigation and apply basic forms of psychological experiment.
ObjectiveStudents are able to
- describe the areas, concepts, theories, methods and findings of psychology.
- differentate scientific psychology from "everyday" psychology.
- structure the conclusions and significance of an experiment. according to a theory of psychology.
- formulate a problem for psychological investigation.
- apply basic forms of psychological experiment.
ContentEinführung in die psychologische Forschung und Modellbildung unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der kognitiven Psychologie und des psychologischen Experiments. Themen sind u.a.: Wahrnehmung; Lernen und Entwicklung; Denken und Problemlösen; Kognitive Sozialpsychologie; Risiko und Entscheidung.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersR. Hansmann, C. Keller, M. Siegrist
Typesession examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 60 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationDurchführung eines benoteten Experiments mit zugehörigem Bericht zählt 40% zur Endnote.
Written aidsNone
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

Learning materials

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Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
701-0721-00 VPsychologie2 hrs
Tue13-15ML F 38 »
R. Hansmann, C. Keller, M. Siegrist

Groups

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Restrictions

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Offered in

ProgrammeSectionType
GESS Science in PerspectivePsychology, PedagogicsWInformation
Environmental Sciences BachelorCompulsory CoursesOInformation